Park Central Hotel

Park Central Hotel


New York, New York (NY), US
In the 30's, 40's and 50's, the Park Central Hotel was a big "hangout" for New York City mafioso, owned by Arnold Rothstein who was a big name in booze smuggling during Prohibition. Mafia "capitano" Albert Anastasia was assassinated in the barbershop at the Park Central Hotel in 1957. Arnold Rothstein himself lost his life in 1928 after blowing off a $300,000 gambling debt.

Also seen here at VG: http://virtualglobetrotting.com/map/mob-hit-location/
In the 30's, 40's and 50's, the Park Central Hotel was a big "hangout" for New York City mafioso, owned by Arnold Rothstein who was a big name in booze smuggling during Prohibition. Mafia "capitano" Albert Anastasia was assassinated in the barbershop at the Park Central Hotel in 1957. Arnold Rothstein himself lost his life in 1928 after blowing off a $300,000 gambling debt.

Also seen here at VG: http://virtualglobetrotting.com/map/mob-hit-location/
View in Google Earth Hotels, Murder Sites
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By: jbottero

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